UNHCR encourages adoption of measures to improve wellbeing and safety of newly arrived Myanmar refugees in Thailand

20 Jan 2022

UNHCR advocates for efforts to assist newly arrived Myanmar refugees in Thailand and emphasizes humanitarian and protection needs

20 Dec 2021

Dispelling anxieties, medics and refugee volunteers join forces to vaccinate refugees in Thailand

COVID-19 vaccinations of refugees in Thailand have been proceeding apace, thanks to the combined efforts of public institutions, partners and refugees themselves.

8 Dec 2021

UNHCR urges more effective action against gender-based violence in the north of Central America

6 Dec 2021

Forum seeks solutions for Africa's 36 million displaced

First-of-its-kind forum brings together business leaders, refugee change makers and the public sector in Rwanda to find solutions to forced displacement in Africa

3 Dec 2021

For refugee with visual impairment, inclusion brings goals into focus

Magartu studies alongside students without disabilities for the first time since she fled from Ethiopia – and she is now among the top in her class.

3 Dec 2021

Bandit attacks drive Nigerian villagers to flee to Niger

Killings, kidnapping and looting have driven 11,500 Nigerians to seek safety in Niger's Tahoua region in November.

3 Dec 2021

Prolonged COVID-19 pandemic deepens hardship for over 12 million forcibly displaced people with disabilities

3 Dec 2021

IDB and UNHCR join efforts to address forced displacement crisis in Latin America and the Caribbean

3 Dec 2021